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Small Bowie with Box Elder
Product Description for Small Bowie with Box Elder
Maker: Bob Lay (click to see more by this maker)
Item num: 4058
*** This is handmade and one-of-a-kind ***
Blade length: 6.50 in.
Total length: 11.25 in.
Blade width: 1.35 in.
Blade thickness: 0.20 in.
Item weight: 10.32 oz.
Shipment weight: 19.04 oz.
Blade: 440C stainless steel hardened to RC57
Bolster: Mirror polished stainless steel guard
Handle: Box elder burl with a buffalo horn spacer
Sheath: Tooled leather sheath
Description: Bob Lay's designs are well thought out and show an amazing degree of craftsmanship. The box elder burl handle is one of the most dramatic handles that I have seen from Bob. The deep black buffalo horn spacer nicely offsets the tones in the wood. The stainless steel guard and butt cap create a perfect balance in the hand. The clip is brought to a sharp edge. By mirror polishing the flats of the blade and satin finishing the grinds, Bob creates a knife with grind lines that are very dramatic. The blade has been heat treated to 57Rc for optimal edge retention.
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